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Armed bandits dislodged from Zamfara forests are now roaming about in neighbouring communities in Katsina and Sokoto States.
PLATFORM TIMES gathered that the fleeing bandits have been reportedly moving to settlements and villages in Katsina and Sokoto in droves.
It was further gathered that some of the hungry-looking bandits have been begging for foods since they fled their forest in Zamfara.
PLATFORM TIMES gathered that other bandits who could not ensure the hungry decided to rob residents of their food and money.
A resident of one of the communities in Katsina State disclosed that the bandits are also mounting roadblocks to extorts motorists.
“They are demanding for money, food and petrol. Surprisingly they ate not kidnapping people for ransom since mobile phones are not working here.”